Lien Waiver and Release Best Practices

Lien Waiver and Release Best Practices

Many folks don’t understand how important it is and why legally it is essential that you read and understand what your lien release says. We’re going to discuss some very specific things you can do to increase your chances of protecting yourself when you exchange your release for payment. Make sure to follow us on …

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Everything You’ve Wanted to Know About Lien & Bond Rules.

Everything You’ve Wanted to Know About Lien & Bond Rules.

Using construction liens to get paid can be an effective way to protect your work – if you follow the lien rules. Make sure to follow us on our dedicated construction site as well as our podcast, YouTube videos and social media including Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter. Get a jump on your competition. Alexander Barthet is a board certified construction attorney in Florida and holds a …

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I Don’t Have a Contract. Do I Still Have Lien Rights?

I Don’t Have a Contract. Do I Still Have Lien Rights?

Just because you have improved someone’s property by your work, doesn’t give you an automatic right to also lien that property. Under Florida law, a construction lien can arise only when there is a valid contract between the parties. An oral agreement can be considered a contract, so can an estimate or invoice if certain conditions …

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Notice to Owner, Lien and Bond Claim Refresher (with Pro-Tips)

Notice to Owner, Lien and Bond Claim Refresher (with Pro-Tips)

In this episode, We are joined by Ariela Wagner, President of SunRay Construction Solutions. Even if you are a seasoned contractor or sub-contractor, you should listen as we cover the basics on Notice to Owner, Lien and Bond Claims and some pro-tips to make your life easier on your next project. Visit the SunRay Construction …

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Your Lien is Worthless…on Tenant Buildout Work. Here’s Why (and What to do About it).

Your Lien is Worthless…on Tenant Buildout Work. Here’s Why (and What to do About it).

Is your lien worthless? Can you lien a leased property? There’s a popular misconception that doing work on a leased property for a tenant means you can’t protect yourself when it comes to getting paid. Not true! But doing work for a tenant does mean you need to take specific steps to have rights and …

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3 Notice to Owner Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make

3 Notice to Owner Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make

In this episode, we are joined by Ariela Wagner, President of SunRay Construction Solutions, to discuss three Notice to Owner mistakes you can’t afford to make. Visit the SunRay Construction Solutions website to learn more about the company and software: https://www.sunraynotice.com/, to contact Ariela, send her an email ariela@sunraynotice.com. Make sure to follow us on our dedicated construction site and …

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Pay-When-Paid Sucks, So Do This To Get Paid Anyways

Pay-When-Paid Sucks, So Do This To Get Paid Anyways

They are a big problem for all subcontractors and suppliers – those pay-when-paid provisions stating that payment won’t be due until and unless it is first paid by the owner. This shifting of the risk of non-payment from a general contractor to its subs and material suppliers has found its way into most every construction …

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What Form of Release Must I Use When I Get (or Give) a Check its (Not What You Think)

What Form of Release Must I Use When I Get (or Give) a Check its (Not What You Think)

Many folks don’t understand how important it is and why legally it is essential that you read and understand what your lien release says. We’re going to discuss some very specific things you can do to increase your chances of protecting yourself when you exchange your release for payment. Make sure to follow us on …

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How 1 Miami Contractor Saved Time Money by Digitally Managing Its Workforce

How 1 Miami Contractor Saved Time Money by Digitally Managing Its Workforce

Get ready for a deep dive! In this episode, learn how one Miami-based contractor saved time & money by digitally managing their workforce.  Our guests are Jake from Ready Windows Sales & Service, Corp., Erick from PROCORE, and Albert from SmartBarrel.io. Are you interested in reaching out to our panel? Visit the Ready Windows Sales …

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